Our partner organizations are key to creating opportunities for our students to learn, grow, and serve. All of these local nonprofits help to close the achievement gap for low-income and/or immigrant communities in the Ventura County.
This program provides free after school education and recreation opportunities to provide an alternative to communities affected by gang activity.
TRIO Pre-University Programs
The federal TRIO programs at Cal Lutheran—Upward Bound, Math and Science, and Talent Search—support underserved high-school students in their preparation for college entrance.
Rising Scholars Academy
This partnership with Moorpark College, provides a pathway to a bachelor’s degree for local middle school students who may not be considering going to college.
This program at Oxnard College focuses on increasing access, course completion, ESL and basic skills completion, degrees, certificates and transfer for all students.
The mission of Mixteco Indigena Community Organizing Project (MICOP) is to strengthen the Mixtec and indigenous immigrant community in Ventura County.
TRIO Upward Bound Oxnard
Upward Bound serves high school students from low-income families and students from familes where neither parent holds a BA complete high school and enroll in and graduate college and/or vocational institutions.